20 Essay Contest Winners Announced
Children’s School of Science 2011 – Experiencing the wonder of science
From August 1st to August 5th, the OIST and Onna Village Children’s School of Science took place at the Fureai Taiken Center in Onna. This year a total of 55 elementary school students, mostly from Onna village elementary school, participated in the summer school.
Science Talk with Dr. Akito Arima
On August 23, seven students from the Okinawa National College of Technology, accompanied by Professor Hideyuki Yamashiro, visited the OIST campus for a “Science Talk” with Dr. Akito Arima, Co-chair of the OIST Board of Governors (BOG), Chairman of the Japan Science Foundation and the President and Chair of the Board of Trustees at the Human Frontier Science Program.
Getting Trained in the Real World: OIST Welcomes Two IT Interns
As part of our effort to nurture young talent, OIST has welcomed two students, Mr. Shunichiro Kaneshiro and Mr. Yuuta Hinokuma, from the Okinawa National College of Technology (ONCT) on a short IT internship, which runs from February 20 to March 31, 2012.